National Herbarium of Canada, Canadian Museum of Nature (Canadian Museum of Nature-CAN)

Key strengths include lichens, bryophytes, diatoms, willows, graminoid plants, arctic flora, and historical Canadian collections. Four collections are housed together in the National Herbarium of Canada: CAN (Vascular plants) CANM (Mosses) CANL (Lichens) CANA (Algae)
Contact: Jennifer Doubt (
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 3 June 2011
Digital Metadata: EML File
Usage Rights: Usage policy
Collection Statistics
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  • 0 georeferenced
  • 0 families
  • 0 genera
  • 0 species
Extra Statistics
Taxon Distribution
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